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Euro 2016 haiku previews: Groups E and F

The last of my haiku previews before Euro 2016 kicks off, featuring Belgium, Ireland, Italy and more.  Previous haiku previews:  Groups A and B,   134 more words


Lessons from Ireland's great forgotten philosopher: Francis Hutcheson

This August marks the 270th anniversary of the death of the man who was possibly Ireland’s greatest philosopher: Francis Hutcheson. Who has heard of this County Down-born sage, son and grandson of Presbyterian ministers, today? 1,316 more words


Callum O Dowda

It is nearly 3 weeks since the end of a very successful season for Oxford United. A few weeks ago Callum scored an exquisite goal to make every man, woman and child go mental. 197 more words


Jonny Hayes misses cut for Euro 2016

Aberdeen’s Player’s Player of the Season Jonny Hayes has surprisingly been left out of the Republic of Ireland’s  23-man squad for Euro 2016, however, is one of four left on stand-by. 243 more words


The Armchair Pundit is back

We’re a little under three weeks away from the European Championships in France and it’s fair to my fingers are getting a little itchy wanting to pass judgement on England and the other twenty-three teams that will be lining up. 131 more words


Horse Racing in Ireland

Leopardstown Racecourse

On 8 May 2016 I got introduced to one of Ireland’s national sports: horse racing. We went to the Leapardstown Racecourse, … 325 more words

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Ireland Expenses

Alright, so how much does it cost to go to Ireland for 10-11 days you ask?ALL PRICES CONVERTED TO CAD (at a rate of 1.507 for EUR and 1.9157 for GBP) 191 more words